Property and Facilities Management

Course code ARBE6331Units 10Level 6000Faculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentSchool of Architecture and Built Environment

Explores the evolution of property management through to facilities management. It examines the principles and practice of property management and facilities management of residential and commercial properties.

Available in 2014

WebLearn GradSchoolTrimester 2
Previously offered in 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009
Objectives1. Understand the principles and practice of property management of residential and commercial properties.
2. Ability to analyze the principles and practice of facilities management of commercial properties.
Content1. Property Management:
- Principles and practice of property management
- Property management plan
- Maintenance management
- Energy conservation
- Life cycle management
- Lease and tenant management
- Accounting and budgeting
- Rental reviews
- Risk and insurance

2. Facilities Management:
- Theories and practice of facilities management
- Property asset management
- Functional and economic performance of asset
- Maintenance and refurbishment implications
- Life cycle costing and cost benefit analysis
Replacing Course(s)ARBE6330
TransitionNot applicable.
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeNot applicable
Modes of DeliveryDistance Learning : IT Based
External Mode
Teaching MethodsCase Study
Self Directed Learning
Tutorial
Assessment Items
Essays / Written Assignments1. Report on principles and practice of property management of residential and/or commercial properties.
Essays / Written Assignments2. Case study project on the facilities management of commercial properties.
Contact HoursTutorial: for 3 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Self Directed Learning: for 10 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Timetables2014 Course Timetables for ARBE6331